Doogee Y8C was launched in the year 2019 with Android 9.0 Pie out of the box. If you are looking for a new custom ROM for the device, then you are in the right place. Today, we will guide on how to install Lineage OS 17.1 on Doogee Y8C based on Android 10 GSI. Well, after the Android 8.1 update, most of the devices that came out officially supports the GSI.
Well, GSI stands for Generic System image which is an unmodified Android Open Source Project (AOSP) code, runnable on a variety of Android devices that has treble support. If you are using the Doogee Y8C, then you can follow this guide to install the Lineage OS 17.1 on your device. As we already said, this build is based on Android 10, which is Google’s 10th version of Android OS with plenty of new features and system UI changes.
Thanks to the XDA Recognized Contributor AndyYan for sharing this Lineage OS 17.1 on XDA Forum. To install this, you need to unlock your device bootloader and you can use either ADB fastboot method or TWRP Method (if available).
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Doogee Y8C Specifications: Overview
Doogee Y8C was announced in Mar-2019 which sports a 6.1-inch IPS display with a screen resolution of 1280 x 600 pixels with 232 PPI pixel density. The device is protected by 2.5D curved glass screen
Doogee Y8C is powered by a ARM Cortex-A7, 1300 MHz, Cores 4 with MediaTek MT6580M chipset coupled with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. It also supports an external memory card. The device came out of the box with Android 8.1 Oreo under Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition and backed by a 3400 battery (non-removable).
As far as the camera concerned, the device has a Dual Lens setup with 7.99 + 5MP primary sensors and a selfie camera with an 4.92MP lens. Other connectivity option includes 3G, GPS, Bluetooth, Mobile Hotspot, Accelerometer, Proximity, Light, etc. It comes with a face unlock feature.